Academic Staff
ASST.PROF. AYŞE REYYAN BİLGE YILDIRIM Department Chair, Psychology
College of Humanities and Social Sciences Psychology
Dr. Bilge received her Ph.D. and M.A. from Tufts University Psychology Department. She received her B.A. in Psychology from Istanbul Bilgi University. Following her post-doc at Spatial Cognition Lab at Tufts University, she worked as an adjunct assistant professor at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) where she taught various courses like Introduction to Psychological Science, Cognitive Psychology, and Social Psychology. She joined the faculty at SEHIR in September 2014. Dr. Bilge works on spatial cognition and individual differences on spatial tasks. She is also interested in cognitive processes such as perception, memory, problem solving, and language. If you would like to participate in ongoing research in the Cognitive Psychology and Neurotechnology Lab, please contact her.

Educational Information

University : ISTANBUL BILGI UNIVERSITY Faculty of Arts and Sciences Psychology, 2002
Graduate School : TUFTS UNIVERSITY Faculty of Arts and Sciences Psychology (English), 2006
Doctorate : THE GEORGIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY Faculty of Arts and Sciences Psychology (English), 2009

Publications

A. Reyyan Bilge & Holly A. Taylor, Framing the figure: Mental rotation revisited in light of cognitive strategies, Uluslar arası hakemli dergilerde yayınlanan makaleler (SCI & SSCI & Arts & Humanities)),Memory & Cognition, 63-80, SSCI, English, January 2010,
A. Reyyan Bilge & Holly A. Taylor, Where is here in nested environments? Spatial updating from Different Sources., Uluslar arası hakemli dergilerde yayınlanan makaleler (SCI & SSCI & Arts & Humanities)),Spatial Cognition and Computation, 157-183, SSCI, English, January 2017,
E. J. Barclay, C. E. Renshaw, H. A. Taylor, & A. R. Bilge, Improving decision making skill using an online volcanic crisis simulation: Impact of data presentation format., Uluslar arası hakemli dergilerde yayınlanan makaleler (SCI & SSCI & Arts & Humanities)),Journal of Geoscience Education, 85-92, SSCI, January 2011,
Cizginer, S., Turner, B., Bilge, A. R., Karaca, C., Pitman, M. B., & Brugge, W. R., Cyst fluid carcinoembryonic antigen is an accurate diagnostic marker of pancreatic mucinous cysts., Uluslar arası hakemli dergilerde yayınlanan makaleler (SCI & SSCI & Arts & Humanities)),Pancreas, 1024-1028, SSCI, English, January 2011,
Öztürk, R., Yaylacı, F., & A. R. Bilge, The Development of Children’s Understanding of Death: The Role of Parental Socialization., Uluslar arası bilimsel toplantılarda sunulan ve bildiri kitabında (Proceedings) basılan bildiriler, English, August 2017,

Projects

TUBITAK; Mental rotation performance and habitual spatial thinking: their combined effects on cognitive strategies and education,

Scientific Activities

Speaker: May 2018, International Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Amsterdam, Netherlands

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